Community Relations Commission

Purpose


The Community Relations Commission shall endeavor to bring about and maintain harmony within the Athens community and to avoid, or reduce, intergroup tensions, to promote tolerance and goodwill, and to ensure equality of treatment and of opportunity of all person regardless of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, marital or familial status, religious belief, age, or disability.

Membership


The commission consists of nine members appointed by Athens City Council. Term length is 3 years. Five members constitutes a quorum.

Member
Term Ending
Black, Laura 
March 2019
De La Cruz-Guzman, Marlene March 2019
Marsan, Loran
March 2019
VACANCY
March 2019
Olbers, Laura (Co-Chair) March 2019
VACANCY
March 2019
Rogers, Lacey March 2019
Schmieding, John (Co-Chair)
March 2019
Thomas, Aaron  
March 2019


Meetings


The commission meets monthly, however, the days/times vary. Please contact the co-chairs for information.